Merwyn C. Oury

Born: Wed., May 1, 1940
Died: Sat., Jan. 9, 2021


Private Graveside Services will be held.


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Merwyn Carl Oury, 80, passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at Parkview Hospital-Randallia in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

He was born on May 1, 1940 in Angola, Indiana to Donovan C. and Maxine (Harter) Oury.  

Merwyn retired from Campbell’s Fresh Mushroom Farm after 30 years of service.  He also worked part-time at McDonalds in Angola, Indiana.

Merwyn attended the Christ Life Revival Church in Angola, Indiana.  He was a member of the Orland Lion’s Club and enjoyed IU Basketball, Detroit Tiger’s Baseball, hunting and country music.

Surviving are his siblings, Alan (Brenda) Oury of Angola, Indiana and Marilyn Oury of Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Also surviving are several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Philip Oury.

There will be private graveside services in Flint Cemetery, Steuben County, Indiana.

Memorial donations may be made to Orland Lion’s Club, Rensch Family 4-H Fund through the Steuben County Community Foundation or the charity of the donor’s choice.

Charitable donations may be made in Merwyn's memory to the following organizations:

A charity of the donor's choice.

Orland Lion's Club

Rensch Family 4-H Scholarship
Please make checks out to the Steuben County Community Foundation

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Rosie Albersmeyer
   Posted Mon January 11, 2021
To-Marilyn, Alan & Brenda---My deepest Sympathy To all of you. Our Prayers are with you as we know that Merwyn is with our Lord and Savior. What peace he deserves now and for ever more. Will always remember Merwyn as some of the things we did so many years ago. Blessing to all.

Paula & Dave Allensworth
   Posted Tue January 12, 2021
My deepest sympathy to Marilyn, Alan and Brenda. My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God's healing grace provide you comfort.

Elizabeth Oakley
   Posted Thu January 14, 2021
I am remembering Merwyn from our work place ,at the Brighton Mushroom Farm , Howe, In where he was hired in 1965. He worked back on the Slab for many years & in maintenance & then up to the Harvest Area, where he worked with me in the Basket Room, crates, baskets were washed & then dried. He had a gift of laughter, like no other. i always heard alot of you as family, but never net anyone, of you. He loved IU Basketball ,I took him an IU calendar once & saw & talked with him ,in the Northern Lakes Nursing Home.,several years now past. My Sympathy in His Passing from Earth, to his Eternal Home Above with jesus.

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